Category Archives: Insiders Tips

Five Bellevue Hotels that Place You in the Middle of it All

Expedia.com teamed up with Visit Bellevue Washington to showcase several of the city’s downtown hotels that are conveniently located near all the action. If you’ve always thought Bellevue was all work and no play, it’s time to reconsider. While this city … Continue reading

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Fresh Fall Fun in Bellevue

Because it’s the season when kids head back to school and the rest of us relax back into our post-summer routines, fall often feels like the season of familiarity. Our favorite network TV shows return to the airwaves, our favorite … Continue reading

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Bellevue Washington: Hiking Boots to High Heels

   Written by – Sharon Linton I was that 8 year old girl who wore shorts under my dress so I could climb a tree or do a cartwheel during recess. I grew up to be a woman who is … Continue reading

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The Bellevue Summer Festival Checklist

It’s pretty easy to tell when summer has come to Bellevue, Washington. The sun is shining, and that means you will find the outdoors-loving Pacific Northwest inhabitant outside soaking up the vitamin D in a constant state of activity until … Continue reading

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Channel Your Inner Olympian in Bellevue

In anticipation of the Summer Olympics, which kick off in Brazil with an opening ceremony on Aug. 5, we’ve compiled a list of sports and activities that will allow you to channel your inner athlete—or cheer on your favorite competitors—in … Continue reading

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Spend the Day Solo in Bellevue

Three Dog Night was wrong. When you choose to spend 24 hours doing exactly what you want to do, when and where you want to do it, one isn’t the loneliest number at all—it’s the loveliest! If you’re already away … Continue reading

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The Definitive Guide to Summer in Bellevue

Here is our dilemma this summer: How will we swim, run, hike, bike, paddle, dance, eat, drink, golf, shop, cheer on our favorite teams and catch all the action of the Olympics? It’s going to take a Herculean effort, but … Continue reading

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6 Stalls to Stop by at the Bellevue Farmers Market

Summer is still a few weeks away, but one of our favorite warm-weather pastimes has already returned, and we couldn’t be happier. The Bellevue Farmers Market opened May 12, and we stopped by to soak up the sun, sample the … Continue reading

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Bellevue’s Live Music Scene

Looking for a little more atmosphere for your date night, a fun weekend outing, or just something new to try with your colleagues? Then we have just the suggestion for you! Check out a few of our favorite hot spots … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Celebrate Washington Wine Month

Every day is a good day for wine from Washington, but in March we spend 31 days patting ourselves on the back for being so darn good at making—and drinking—it. Officially, the celebration is known as “Taste Washington Wine Month,” … Continue reading

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